[Standards-JIG] Open subscription GET <-> avatar data node

Richard Dobson richard at dobson-i.net
Thu Mar 31 15:40:46 UTC 2005


> But we don't really want to subscribe to metadata AND data nodes? But we
> still want to feth the data. This is a hint, that subscription-less GETs
> are desirable. I guess they might even be desirable in other cases than
> "pubsub#subscription_model" = "open".

> I know this goes to far for some people, but I would in JEP-0060:
> - rename "pubsub#subscription_model" to "pubsub#access_model"
> - allow for subscription-less GET and
> - apply "whitelist", "authorize" and "blacklist" to GET as well.

What about also having an option so one node can use another nodes 
subscription list to granting access to it, i.e. allow the data node to use 
the subscriber list of the info node to define who can get the data node.

Richard





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